Today In Rock History…Oct.5th

Published On October 5, 2016 | By Connor Hutchinson | Rock Lounge, Today In Rock History

In 1999, Roger Daltrey announced that The Who was reforming for good. Since first splitting up in 1982, there were reunion tours in 1989 and 1996.

In 1991, Guns N’ Roses made history entering the Billboard 200 Album Chart at numbers one and two with “Use Your Illusion II” and “Use Your Illusion I” respectively. Use Your Illusion II spent two weeks at number one and was the band’s second and last number one album in the U.S.

In 1969, The Who made their first and only appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show.

Happy Birthday to…

Steve Miller – singer and guitarist for The Steve Miller Band born in 1943
Brian Johnson – singer for AC/DC born in 1947

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